Oneiric aspect ratio

Colin Law clanlaw at
Wed Dec 14 08:29:01 UTC 2011

On 13 December 2011 22:38, ssc1478 <ssc1478 at> wrote:
> I have a Dell Inspiron 1210 netbook that was bought new years ago with 8.04
> preinstalled.   I recently installed Oneiric on it and can not figure out
> how to get the fonts or aspect ratio correct.  The fonts look stretched and
> slightly out of focus.  I've tried changing themes and fonts but so far no
> luck.

I sounds as if it has got the wrong screen resolution.  Go to System
Settings (from the cog in the top right hand corner) and select
Displays.  There you should be able to set the screen resolution.


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